29 people have been declared dead by police in the US states of Texas and Ohio after two separate mass shooting incidents at a Walmart store in El Paso Texas and A night club in Downtown Dayton, Ohio.
26 people were also injured in the Texas shooting while the number of injured in the Dayton shooting is 16.
Police shot dead the teenage shooter at Downtown Dayton while the El Paso shooter, named as 21 year old Patrick Crusius is said to have surrendered to police who have him in custody now.
MASS SHOOTINGS IN UNITED STATES
As of August 4th, 2019, 251 mass shootings have occurred in 2019 that fit the inclusion criteria of this article, resulting in 1,032 people being shot. Of those people, 180 have died. This averages out to 1.2 shootings per day
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